HDTV Reviews: Samsung UN50JU6500 50-Inch 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV (2015 Model)

Though coming at a lower price compared to other 4K Samsung Smart LED TV sets, the Samsung UN50JU6500 50-Inch 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV comes with many good features like Ultra-High-Definition Picture dimming, side angle viewing, smart TV features, quad-core processor, contrast enhancer, Full Web Browser among many other impressive features.

Ultra High Definition Picture Conversion and Up-scaling Features

The UN50JU6500 comes with a built-in stellar upscaling and conversion technology which gives it better picture quality. It analyzes the incoming signal, scales up the the lower resolution signal, applies video noise reduction techniques and enhances picture details.

Furthermore, images are clear and color information is accurate on this clear coat screen. The colors pop pretty well making the screen bright. Additionally, the LED edge backlight helps to keep the screen bright. Also, the ultra-clear panel technology in the screen helps to absorb ambient light. Moreover, this Samsung 4K TV comes with a wide color-enhancer plus technology for a broad color pallet.

Quad-core-enhanced Smart TV features

The Samsung UN50JU6500 is a smart TV which comes with intuitive navigation and excellent user interface. The Game Tab is included as one of the major smart TV pages. The On TV page allows for individual logins enabling different members of the family to have different recommendation settings. This is advantageous in homes with multiple television users. The smart hub also comes with a fully functional web browser. The Quad-core processor enhances the speed of the Smart TV function and browsing.

High Quality Appearance and Design

The Samsung UN50JU6500 50-inch 4K has a nice design with a 0.5 inch thick black border matte frame surrounding the screen. The dimensions of this TV-with-stand are 44.4 inches in width, 27.1 inches in height and 10 inches in depth. The dimensions of the television without-stand are 44.4 inches in width, 25.8 inches in height and 2.5 inches in depth. The 2.5 inches depth for the screen without-stand makes it ideal for mounting on the wall.

Other amazing features include two-10 Watts speakers without subwoofers, in-built wifi, 3 USB inputs and 4 HDMI inputs. It also has a Game picture mode for game lovers and a mobile to TV mirroring.


  • Conversion and upscaling of lower/standard resolution to 4k high definition
  • Good contrast/color from the front and center
  • Web browser included in the Smart Hub
  • Excellent flow of light from the LED edge lights
  • Easy on-screen menu system


  • The design might not be as appealing as other higher end Samsung LED TVs
  • Limited selection for the preset picture modes
  • The automation feature eliminates natural background blur when streaming content, Blu-rays, DVDs and TV shows making images look unrealistic. However, it can be turned off at will within the picture settings


The Samsung UN50JU6500 50-Inch 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV comes at an exceptionally reasonable price with most of the features you need for instance the contrast enhancer technology, ultra clear coat screen and UHD dimming. It doesn’t come with a touchpad-remote however you can use your smart phone as the remote on the available free apps. This Samsung 4K Ultra HD is a perfect purchase if you are looking for a nice deal on TVs.